Wednesday Feb 26
Violent Incidents Decline At Menard Correctional Center
A new report says the number of violent incidents has declined inside Illinois' largest maximum security prison.
Belleville News Democrat
Coleman's brother resigns from prison guard job, loses disability claim
Chris Coleman's mother and brother, Connie Coleman, of Chester, Ill., and Brad Coleman enter the courthouse for the first day of Chris Coleman's trial.
Sheriff's office: Missing woman found dead in crash on Hwy. 3
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said a missing woman was dead in a crash after a search along the route she was believed to have driven.
Illinois guard seeks PTSD disability over brother
CHESTER – An Illinois prison guard whose brother is serving a life sentence for strangling his wife and children is applying for a disability award for post-traumatic stress disorder.
Case involving overturned Aurora murder plea slowly getting back to court
Nearly eight months after an appellate court vacated Gareng Deng's guilty plea in the 2005 murder of Marilyn Bethell of Aurora, the case has still not resumed in Kane County.